Covid-19 Quick Links
The Government of Canada maintains a single resource page with links to programs for individuals, business and industries: https://www.canada.ca/…/departm…/economic-response-plan.html
In The USA:Unemployment benefits for the self-employed
Unemployment benefit access has been expanded and now includes the self-employed. Visit https://www.dol.gov/general/topic/unemployment-insurance for a guide to the new Federal guidelines.
Note: Each state is responsible for the administration of rules and the application process for Unemployment Insurance: You can look for a link to your state's agency here https://www.careeronestop.org/…/find-unemployment-benefits.…
A Guide to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) response to Covid-19. Includes information on deadline extensions, estimated tax payments, and other topics of interesthttps://www.irs.gov/coronavirus.Many states and localities have also extended their deadlines. Please check with your tax professional and/or taxing agency
Grants, Loans and other options for small businesses
A Guide to Loans, Grants, the Paycheck Protection Program and Other Small Business Administrations (SBA) Programshttps://www.sba.gov/funding-pr…/…/coronavirus-relief-optionsNote: Loans under both the Paycheck Protection Program and the Express Loan Advance Program may be available and expedited through your existing financial institution. You can review details at the SBA website.
Covid-19 and Piano Care
A guide for piano technicians and players on safely disinfecting pianos without damagecovid-19 - PTG Main Site
PTG Responds to Covid-19
A link to all PTG distributed member communications by Datehttps://www.ptg.org/covidresponse